St. Lawrence College Libraries

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How to Search the Library - Discover OneSearch

This is a tutorial on how to use the main search box you see on the library website. This search tool "One Search" searches almost all of the library's databases in one place. That makes it a great starting point for any student, regardless of program!

EBSCO Tutorials. (2015). EBSCO Discovery Service - Improving Your Search Results - Tutorial. [Video File]. Retrieved from: https://youtu.be/E2IlQWySL_U [Closed captioning and transcripts are available via YouTube.]

How to Search - EBSCO Databases

Most of SLC databases are published by the vendor "EBSCO". While content and features may vary, the same search principles apply.

EBSCO Tutorials. (2019). EBSCOhost Basic Search - Tutorial. [Video File]. Retrieved from: https://youtu.be/Cs-t62k4Kss [Closed captioning and transcripts are available via YouTube.]

How to Search - CINAHL Video Tutorial

EBSCO Tutorials. (2018). CINAHL Databases - Basic Searching Tutorial. [Video File]. Retrieved from https://youtu.be/euBWwBYbFSM [Closed captioning and transcripts are available via YouTube.]

I'm stuck. What is a database? What is peer-review?

We've included a number of video tutorials explaining types of sources, "peer-review", how-to-research, and how to select a database. For additional assistance please contact the library by email, chat, or text. 

Lehmanlibrary. (2012). Academic Journal? Scholarly Article? Article Database? [Video File]. Retrieved from: https://youtu.be/2qIjfsMgG20 [Closed captioning and transcripts are available via YouTube.]

How to Search - PROQUEST Databases

Several of SLC databases are on the ProQuest search platform. This tutorial shows how to create a basic search. Comprehensive help guides are available within the database. 

ProQuest Training. (2018). Basic search. [Video File]. Retrieved from: https://youtu.be/CvRnB3dLNnQ [Closed captioning and transcripts are available via YouTube.]

How to Search - Video Tutorial

Seminole State Library. (2013). psycArticles (EBSCO) Database. [Video file]. Retrieved from https://youtu.be/7eWktVtIbn8 [Closed captioning and transcripts are available via YouTube.]